In the October 2017 issue, we look at 10 visionary pioneers and what drove them towards pushing the boundaries of photography.

Gear Guide
-Fujifilm X-E3: 
The X-E series  finally catches up with this very significant upgrade
-Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM | A: Another  world’s-first graces the Art series
-Fujifilm instax SQUARE SQ10: An unusual hybrid of digital and instant prints

Cellphone Photography
-Cellphone Profile: 
Dhruv Dhakan—On photographing moments that resonate with oneself

Better Pictures
-Cover Story: Visionary Pioneers and their Stories of Persistence—Anna Atkins, Henry Peach Robinson, Timothy H O’Sullivan, Walker Evans, Duchenne de Boulogne, Wilson Bentley, Samuel Bourne, Étienne-Jules Marey, Eadweard Muybridge, Dorothea Lange

-Special Showcase: SILK Photos—An exclusive glance at the second edition of SILK Inspire
-Profile: Mark Power—On the significance of patience, and love for the craft
-Photofeature: Cheena Kapoor—Glimpses of lives broken, and abandoned in mental institutions of India
-Story behind the Picture: The first ever printed photograph